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CA9 on Reinstatement: Villa-Anguiano v. Holder

"Alejandro Israel Villa-Anguiano (“Villa”) petitions for review of the government’s reinstatement of a removal order issued in 1997. Villa contends that the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) agency of the Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”...

CA9 on Reasonable Fear Determinations, Reinstatement, Standard of Review: Andrade-Garcia v. Lynch

Andrade-Garcia v. Lynch, Apr. 29, 2016 - "Nelson Andrade-Garcia petitions for review of the immigration judge’s determination, in a reasonable fear proceeding, that he lacked a reasonable fear of torture and therefore is not entitled to relief under the Convention Against Torture (CAT) from...

CA9 on Jurisdiction, Reinstatement, Reasonable Fear: Ayala v. Sessions

Ayala v. Sessions, May 1, 2017 - "After having been previously removed from the country and reentering, petitioner Silvia Ayala was detained and her removal order was reinstated. Ayala contended, however, that she had a reasonable fear of persecution because she had been targeted for extortion,...